Make a Quick Note on Mac by Keyboard Shortcut

If you use the Notes app frequently on the Mac to jot down information and store important data, you’ll be happy to know that the excellent Quick Notes feature has a super simple and near instantaneous keyboard shortcut to go along with it. What’s the keyboard shortcut to masterfully create…

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Mute Microphone Automatically When Joining a Zoom Meeting

If you spend a lot of time in and out of Zoom meetings, you may have experienced an awkward situation where someone’s microphone is defaulting to being unmuted when they join a Zoom meeting, and something personal or unprofessional gets broadcast out to the entire meeting. To avoid this embarrassing…

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8 Tips for New MacBook Pro 14″ & 16″ Owners

Get a fancy new MacBook Pro 14″ or 16″ model with the powerful M1 Pro or M1 Max chip? These are feature packed laptops with plenty of oomph, and there are also some unique aspects to the hardware. Let’s take a look at some specific tips and tricks for the…

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How to Make a MacOS Monterey Boot Installer Drive

Some Mac users use bootable install USB drives for updating or installing MacOS Monterey onto a computer. If you’re wondering how to make a bootable macOS Monterey installer drive, we’ll walk through the process. This is generally for more advanced users, typically who wish to use a bootable installer drive…

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How to Get a Split Terminal on Mac

Want a vertically split set of Terminals on the Mac, so that you can have two concurrent terminals running side by side for executing their own commands? Of course you do, this is a staple feature of many terminal apps for linux and unix command lines, so having this feature…

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37 Zoom Keyboard Shortcuts for Mac

If you’re living in a world of Zoom Meetings and video conferences, you may want to familiarize yourself with the many keyboard shortcuts available for Zoom on Mac. With keystrokes, you’ll be able to join and start meetings, mute and unmute your audio, start and stop your video, start screen…

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How to Fix “USB Accessories Disabled” Mac Error Message

Some Mac users may see a “USB Accessories Disabled” error message when using their computer. This is often encountered with a USB-C hub that has many devices attached to it, but it can also occur when a Mac has connected an external USB drive, disk, camera, keyboard, controller, USB-C power…

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MacOS Monterey Problems – Fixing Issues with macOS 12

Difficulties with new system software versions seem to always occur for a small subset of unfortunate users, and MacOS Monterey is no different. While MacOS Monterey has installed fine for most users, for an unlikely group, there may be a variety of problems or issues experienced with MacOS Monterey. This…

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Windows 11 issues: Microsoft confirms widespread app crashes

Another day, another bug has been found in Windows 11. As we explained in our report earlier today, a Windows 11 bug is crashing Snipping Tool (snippingtool.exe) with a cryptic “This app can’t open” error. Microsoft has now confirmed that an expired certificate is causing issues for users. Windows 11 comes…

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